Best Midwest Road Trips: Lake Superior Circle Tour
Dive into shipwreck lore
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum, Whitefish Point, Michigan The treacherous waters that extend west from Whitefish Point are nicknamed Lake Superior's Shipwreck Coast. At the Shipwreck Museum (left), learn about the sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald and other shipwreck legends. A lighthouse still stands guard over the area; you can tour the restored 1861 keeper's quarters.